View Modes, Allocation Units & Color Coding

Resource Allocation Scales and Time Modes


There are four different time view modes and five different allocation unit modes for updating and viewing the resource allocation data. The panel to adjust these is found in the top-right corner of Silverbucket's graphs.

View modes (days weeks months quarters):
View modes in Silverbucket



Allocation units (relative hours days fte cte):

Allocation unit view modes in Silverbucket



Relative = allocated hours compared to the person's workday length (adjusted in Person's Dashboard)
FTE, Full Time Equivalent = uses the regular weekend calendar (5 days work, 2 days weekend) workdays * global workday length in calculations
CTE, Calendar Time Equivalent = uses the user's calendar's workdays * global workday length in calculations


Default Color Coding for Allocations in Silverbucket


These are the default colors for Silverbucket's allocations and how the resourcing situation is visualized. 


0% (#F9F9F9)
Zero allocations

1-30% (#F5F7AE)



31-60% (#EEF321)


61-80% (#94E864)



81-101% (#5EB72C)


102% or more (#F76B72)


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